California assemblyman, author, and renowned San Francisco barkeep William Thomas Boothby (1862-1930) offers some valuable guidance.
Two cross-country moves in a single year resulted in the loss of our correspondent’s entire tie collection. It turns out the fresh start was just what he needed to break free from all the five-inch-wide hand-me-downs. He shows us how to build the perfect pared down tie collection.
Talk to any seasoned painter, and they’ll tell you that it's all about the preparation. The Art of Shaving® feels the same way about the whisker removal ritual. Here, Doug Bielanski, Director of Education for The Art of Shaving, shows Birchbox Man's Martin Mulkeen the ins and outs of pre-shave oil.
We stepped into the way back machine to profile Arctic and Antarctic adventurers who pioneered the harshest environments on the planet. Imagining ourselves in their (snow)shoes, we figured they could have used some soothing body lotion.
A shaving brush gives your bathroom sink some choice vintage flair, but does it actually make for a closer and more comfortable shave? Absolutely. Here's everything you need to know about how to use a shaving brush and why badger hair is worth the expense.
Preparing and eating a grilled cheese sandwich...reading the hundreds of pages in Moby Dick dedicated solely to whale physiology...training for a Tough Mudder challenge—these are just a few ways you might want to spend all the extra time you'll have once you start using these luxurious multitasking shower products.
Designed by British Special Forces, the Tough Mudder has been called “The Toughest Event on the Planet.” Never one to back down from a challenge, Birchbox Man had to scope it out. In addition to sending a team of brave souls through the course in Englishtown, NJ, this weekend, we’ll be greeting participants with a fully stocked clean up station. Prepping for the challenge? Here’s a quick primer on what you need to stay classy while trudging through the muck.
From full-bodied soup-sifter to pencil-thin twizzler, every Movember mustache is a success because every 'stache contributes to the fight against prostate and testicular cancer. Ready to find out what your upper lip is really made of? Join the Birchbox Man Movember team.